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Edmund Spenser
SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS Works of Edmund Spenser 1930-1932 Leather colored ills
Shakespeare Head Press, 1930. THE WORKS OF EDMUND SPENSER Spenser, Edmund. THE WORKS OF EDMUND SPENSER (8 Volumes, Complete w/ Prospectus) Oxford: Shakespeare Head Press, 1930-1932 Limited Edition | Hand-colored Woodcuts | Finely Printed and Bound Bibliographic Details: Publisher: Printed by Shakespeare Head Press for Basil Blackwell Publication Place: Oxford Publication Date: 1930-1932 Illustrator: Hilda Quick and initials by Joscelyne Gaskin Editor: W. L. Renwick Binding: Half Leather Book Condition: Very Good+ binding Edition: Limited Edition, number 108 of 375 copies (350 for sale) Reference: Ransom 67; Rogerson 115; B.H.N. p.45; Roderick Cave, The Private Press; Colin Franklin, The Private Presses. Description: Quarto. Vol I: [8], 307 (signature "t" repeats pp. 137-144, as issued), [1 (blank)]; II: [8], 252; III: [8], 221, [3 (blank)]; IV: [8], 241, [7 (blank)]; V: [8], 262, [2 (blank)]; VI: [8], 416; VII: [8], 241, [3 (blank)]; [12], 280 pp., bifolium prospectus with 4 printed pages, one of which is a specimen page with hand-colored headpiece. Limited Edition, number 108 of 375 copies (350 for sale) on Batchelor's Shakespeare Head handmade paper; printed in black 16 pt. Caslon with initials in blue and headlines in blue and red. Backed in Hermitage calf with Cockerell marbled paper over boards and corners tipped in vellum. A beautiful set with only light shelf-rubbing to the covers; calf spines show slight variation as volume I-III are a bit sunned and volume III is a trifle soiled--leather remains supple on all volumes. Contents are very clean but for some foxing to … [Klicken Sie unten für eine ausführliche Beschreibung]
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